You are here:

Role of a MAT chief executive

Ref: 32866
Last updated on 18 January 2017
School types: All · School phases: All
In-depth article
What is the role of a chief executive officer in a multi-academy trust (MAT)? This article relays advice from Ambition School Leadership on the role of the chief executive officer (CEO) in a MAT, and looks at requirements for accounting officers. It also links to other sources on the role of a CEO.

Article tools


  1. 1 Advice on the role of the CEO in a MAT
  2. 2 Guidance on the role of the accounting officer
  3. 3 Presentation from the CEO of a trust
  4. 4 Blog post and presentation from an academic
  5. 5 Guidance from a voluntary support organisation

Article features

  • 9 external links

More from The Key

The Key has taken great care in publishing this article. However, some of the article's content and information may come from or link to third party sources whose quality, relevance, accuracy, completeness, currency and reliability we do not guarantee. Accordingly, we will not be held liable for any use of or reliance placed on this article's content or the links or downloads it provides. This article may contain information sourced from public sector bodies and licensed under the Open Government Licence.